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Wall Street slips after report China may slow US bond purchases

NEW YORK, January 10 — Wall Street’s major indexes slipped today, stalling the rally that marked the start of 2018, after a report that China is considering slowing or halting purchases of US government debt. Apple, Microsoft and Amazon were…


Dollar drops before Fed, after Alabama poll

LONDON, Dec 13 — The dollar dropped today awaiting the outcome of a Federal Reserve policy meeting and after a shock Democrat election win in a staunchly Republican senate district fuelled fears about US President Donald Trump’s tax cut plans….


Japan investors shy away from Aussie as yield spread shrinks

TOKYO, Dec 4 — Japanese investors are falling out of love with Australia’s currency and bonds as the South Pacific nation’s economic growth slows and its yield premium vanishes. Funds in Japan  bought a monthly average of ¥38 billion…


Market research, Tuesday

*7 November 2017, Tuesday US Market : U.S. equities hit record highs on Monday as sentiment on Wall Street was lifted by news of corporate dealmaking. Broadcom offered to buy fellow chip maker Qualcomm for $70 a share. If completed, the deal would be the biggest in the history of the tech sector. Shares of Advanced Micro Devices jumped on dealmaking news, while shares of Disney and 21st Century Fox also rose. Europe Market : European stocks posted minor gains by Monday’s close, with investors taking note of the latestRead More


US dollar drops as Powell set for Fed nod; bonds slip

NEW YORK, Nov 2 — The dollar declined and Treasury yields steadied as investors digested news that President Donald Trump will pick Jerome Powell to lead the Federal Reserve. European stocks drifted, the euro rose and bonds in the region nudged…


Stocks in Asia rise, dollar drops on dovish Fed

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 12 — Asian equities advanced after US stocks hit record highs, while the dollar maintained losses after minutes showed there remains a strong degree of caution at the Federal Reserve over the timing of future interest-rate…


Europe stocks slip with eye on Spain; dollar drops

DUBLIN,  Oct 10 — European stocks declined and the euro rose before a pivotal meeting of Catalan’s regional parliament. The dollar weakened and Treasuries nudged higher as allies of President Donald Trump were said to fear his feud with a…


Nikkei jumps to one-week high on gains for exporters, financials

TOKYO, Sept 11 — Japan’s Nikkei rallied to a one-week high today morning after the dollar recovered against the yen, lifting recently battered exporters and financial stocks which had stumbled amid the simmering tensions on the Korean…


Stocks fall as Korea tensions flare; dollar drops

NEW YORK, Sept 5 — Stocks fell, while gold and the yen climbed as geopolitical tensions flared again, with US President Donald Trump weighing new economic sanctions that could target China after a nuclear test Sunday by North Korea. The dollar…


Euro nears US$1.20 in wake of Yellen, Draghi comments

NEW YORK, Aug 29 ― The US dollar dropped to its lowest in roughly 16 months against a basket of major currencies and a more than 2-1/2-year low against the euro yesterday, following comments from central bankers on Friday and worries over…